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  -US soldiers 'killed Afghan civilians for sport and collected fingers as trophies' seafan  Sep-08-10 08:05 PM   #0 
  - There are despicable sociopaths on both sides of the war.  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 08:09 PM   #1 
  - And even that isn't an accurate comparison  USArmyParatrooper   Sep-08-10 08:17 PM   #5 
  - I know.  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 08:54 PM   #10 
  - The Afghan people speak:  seafan   Sep-08-10 08:25 PM   #6 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-08-10 08:32 PM   #8 
  - You are a real piece of work. nt  awoke_in_2003   Sep-08-10 08:53 PM   #9 
  - So these few old men speak for all Afghanis? Do the women of Afghanistan feel this way?  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 09:15 PM   #14 
  - please...  another saigon   Sep-08-10 09:30 PM   #17 
  - Prove it.  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 09:36 PM   #18 
     - None of the civilians killed in Afghanistan or Iraq have been killed by  polly7   Sep-08-10 11:09 PM   #34 
     - Not deliberately as a matter of command direction.  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-09-10 06:06 AM   #44 
        - Riiiiiighhhhhhhht, I forgot, they were just collateral damage.  polly7   Sep-09-10 07:25 AM   #62 
           - OK, can we stop with the fantasies about what a teddy bear Saddam was supposed to be  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-09-10 09:19 AM   #69 
              - Kindly point out posts (or anything else) claiming Saddam's Iraq was a bastion of egalitarian jus-  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 09:47 AM   #74 
                 - .  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-09-10 10:14 AM   #79 
                 - but those 'someones' WILL be prosecuted  MH1   Sep-09-10 11:26 AM   #93 
     - mr fish always cuts through the crap  another saigon   Sep-09-10 07:35 AM   #63 
        - Indeed he does. n/t  Karenina   Sep-09-10 02:26 PM   #97 
  - As a matter of fact, yes, many of the women do feel this way.  TheMadMonk   Sep-09-10 01:17 AM   #40 
  - Excellent post.  Nihil   Sep-09-10 06:14 AM   #45 
  - These Afghan women and children can no longer answer for themselves.  seafan   Sep-09-10 08:20 AM   #65 
     - Women, children and the  femrap   Sep-09-10 04:35 PM   #98 
  - "There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare." - Sun Tzu, Art of War, 500 BC  grahamhgreen   Sep-08-10 09:45 PM   #19 
  - Then it's a good thing Pres. Obama has a firm exit date set for the end of combat in Afghanistan...  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 10:06 PM   #26 
  - If keeping 50,000 under arms in Iraq really counts as an "end"  Alcibiades   Sep-08-10 10:38 PM   #30 
  - No more combat = no more war, period. We still have troops in Korea but we're not at war with them.  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 10:44 PM   #32 
  - We'll see  Alcibiades   Sep-08-10 11:19 PM   #35 
  - Kuwait, probably. It's got oil. My opinion. n/t.  polly7   Sep-08-10 11:22 PM   #36 
  - Not true. See Reply 71. And Korea is not comparable in the least.  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 09:35 AM   #73 
  - Just as we have an indefinite occupation of Korea.  MH1   Sep-09-10 11:31 AM   #94 
  - We are not benefitting from Americans dying for the corrupt Islamic republics we set up there, IMHO.  grahamhgreen   Sep-09-10 12:19 AM   #39 
  - Actually, Bush fixed the draw down date in Iraq before Obama's election and there's no guaranty  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 09:27 AM   #71 
  - Wars aren't fought to benefit nations, they are fought to benefit a few individuals  glitch   Sep-09-10 09:56 AM   #77 
  - those who don't learn from history...  Blue_Tires   Sep-09-10 07:58 AM   #64 
     - You can't learn diddly from anything if you insist on remaining in denial or spin facts more  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 09:53 AM   #75 
  - Yup. At least we're going to execute our sociopaths.  BreweryYardRat   Sep-08-10 08:56 PM   #11 
  - How many did we even try after Abu Ghraib, let alone hang? How did prosecution of Bushco go?  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 09:54 AM   #76 
  - It was her Father in law and Brother in law who did that to her  another saigon   Sep-08-10 09:05 PM   #12 
  - The Taliban terrorize schoolgirls and women for daring to educate themselves.  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 09:46 PM   #20 
  - He seems to imply because her family mutilated her...  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-08-10 09:54 PM   #24 
     - I noticed that jarring dissonance, too. Yet it's the "occupying force" that is such a concern!  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 10:04 PM   #25 
  - You're wrong. The 18 year old victim said "her abusive husband" did it "with Taliban approval"  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 10:22 PM   #28 
  - I take umbrage with the despicable sociopaths in the occupying force.  another saigon   Sep-08-10 09:12 PM   #13 
  - What about th despicable sociopaths in the civilian world?  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-08-10 09:50 PM   #23 
     - +1  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 10:08 PM   #27 
     - Most people condemn them: they are called criminals  Alcibiades   Sep-08-10 10:46 PM   #33 
     - And civilians are supposed to abide by civil law  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-09-10 06:05 AM   #43 
        - The difference is that there is more leeway  Alcibiades   Sep-09-10 09:32 AM   #72 
           - OK, I'm throwing a flag on this play  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-09-10 10:18 AM   #80 
           - Did something go wrong with your keyboard?  Alcibiades   Sep-09-10 11:13 AM   #91 
              - weird  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-09-10 11:19 AM   #92 
                 - That's heartening  Alcibiades   Sep-09-10 01:00 PM   #95 
           - Respectfully, if your dad killed lawfully, and not "for sport," it's not  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:41 AM   #87 
              - In the jungle  Alcibiades   Sep-09-10 11:11 AM   #90 
     - Try putting a post in context. Plenty of posters have pointed out civilian sociopaths.  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:11 AM   #78 
        - What context?  Nuclear Unicorn   Sep-09-10 10:28 AM   #83 
           - My reply 78 already answered that question. And your elaborate characterizations of  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:52 AM   #88 
  - fuck. put them into prison a long time if they are guilty. if that  roguevalley   Sep-09-10 01:57 AM   #41 
  - true, and they both need to be slapped into the next millennia.  roguevalley   Sep-09-10 01:58 AM   #42 
  - ...  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 09:13 AM   #68 
  - No doubt. That's so horrible.  NC_Nurse   Sep-08-10 08:10 PM   #2 
  - I always figured that was the intent of war.  RandomThoughts   Sep-08-10 08:14 PM   #3 
  - OMG. I thought nothing else could surprise me.  polly7   Sep-08-10 08:16 PM   #4 
  - I notice this is in the UK papers, not ours.  dkf   Sep-08-10 08:32 PM   #7 
  - lets have a look at the killers  another saigon   Sep-08-10 09:15 PM   #15 
  - Drugs  Brooklyns_Finest   Sep-08-10 09:16 PM   #16 
  - WTF? Non Sequitur. Illogical. You should be against the legalization of war for profit.  grahamhgreen   Sep-08-10 09:48 PM   #22 
  - This comment is why...  4saken   Sep-08-10 10:23 PM   #29 
  - WHAT?! They were snoking Hash, that's like drinking brandy  HEyHEY   Sep-09-10 12:11 AM   #38 
  - Baloney. It's how troops are trained. "Kill, kill, kill." They could just as easily have been  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:28 AM   #82 
  - K&R  Soylent Brice   Sep-08-10 09:47 PM   #21 
  - These punks would have done less damage...  sfwriter   Sep-08-10 10:40 PM   #31 
  - Remember the moive "casualities of war"  HEyHEY   Sep-09-10 12:09 AM   #37 
  - US Soldiers 'Killed Afghan Civilians for Sport and Collected Fingers as Trophies'  Hissyspit   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #46 
  - Why is the general public always surprised when our soldiers do what all soldiers have done?  jobycom   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #47 
  - Heros Defending Freedom(tm)  panzerfaust   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #50 
  - It's always that way. They report them as things are winding down. It's housekeeping.  jobycom   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #51 
  - Pelosi quickly cleaned tables and Obama decided to look only forward, and  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:19 AM   #81 
  - Quit blaming Pelosi and Obama. Neither campaigned on prosecuting Bush because  jobycom   Sep-09-10 01:42 PM   #96 
  - "What is" De Nile ain't just a river in Egypt," Alex.  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:32 AM   #84 
  - Just remember what Sarah sez: "Don't apologize!"  Loudmxr   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #48 
  - That's pretty much what this guy said...  Hubert Flottz   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #55 
  - I blame almost everything on Raygun, but disregard of law and decency began long before him.  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:33 AM   #85 
  - And yet we are worried about how a couple dozen people burning Korans is  Better Today   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #49 
  - "Swept away" in short order?  Autumn Colors   Sep-09-10 06:28 AM   #58 
  - And any reprisal for *THIS* ...  Nihil   Sep-09-10 07:13 AM   #61 
  - +1  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:36 AM   #86 
  - The whole so-called 'war' on terror (and drugs) is one large rolling crime, war and otherwise  ixion   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #52 
  - I believe Pat Tillman was killed in this manner  DrSteveB   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #53 
  - Tillman was killed by friendly fire  proud2BlibKansan   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #56 
  - Look at the shit George Bush and Dick Cheney had the CIA doing  Hubert Flottz   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #54 
  - This is a reality of a perpetual war  pjt7   Sep-09-10 06:27 AM   #57 
  - Now, where have I read this before...  a la izquierda   Sep-09-10 06:28 AM   #59 
  - I would  timo   Sep-09-10 06:45 AM   #60 
  - Yes, this will endanger our troops severely. The extremist pastor's book-burning antics seem like  seafan   Sep-09-10 08:57 AM   #66 
  - This will endanger our troops also, Mr. President.  seafan   Sep-09-10 09:05 AM   #67 
  - This is awful.I am wondering how many tours these guys have done.  w8liftinglady   Sep-09-10 09:24 AM   #70 
  - Shameful.  No Elephants   Sep-09-10 10:55 AM   #89 
  - Conspiracy to murder Afghans, mutilate corpses and cover up the evidence.  seafan   Sep-09-10 05:06 PM   #99 
  - k/r  Solly Mack   Sep-09-10 06:07 PM   #100 
  - Gee, who could have predicted this? nt  bemildred   Sep-09-10 06:08 PM   #101 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-09-10 07:45 PM   #102 

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